On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1940

Historical Events

  • Frederick McKinley Jones receives a patent for an air conditioning unit for trucks, helping to change long-haul carriage of food and blood
1940 Highlights

About July 12, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer